Wisconsin Dells

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Return Of Swimming Season Prompts Warning About Rip Currents

This past weekend marked the unofficial start of summer and the outdoor swimming season, and it was also marked by drownings and water rescues. Benjamin said part of the problem is that too many people think they’re better swimmers than they are.

05/26/2015

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Body Of Chicago Man Recovered In Wisconsin Dells

Rescuers spent the weekend searching for the unidentified victim. They say the strong river current grabbed the victim and he went under around 7:15 p.m. Saturday.

05/25/2015

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Authorities Search Wisconsin River For Chicago Man, 21

Authorities in Columbia County are using sonar to try to find the body of a 21-year-old Chicago man who disappeared in the Wisconsin River near Wisconsin Dells.

05/24/2015

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Survive This Economy: Save Money On Summer Vacation

It’s that time of year. We’re all dreaming about summer vacation. But those trips can really drain your wallet, especially when you’re taking your kids, like the Wrights are.

CBS 2–05/01/2012

Timomthy Pitzen

Woman Found Dead In Motel, 6-Year-Old Son Missing

Six-year-old Timothy J. Pitzen remains missing Sunday afternoon, and authorities continue to look for leads in his disappearance, a day after his mother was found dead inside a Rockford motel room after slitting her wrists.

05/15/2011